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17:41
17:41

Parliament Clerks Caution Accountability Committees on Compromise Opposition MPs 1 6

According to Dr Tumukwasibwe, the focus of opposition-led accountability committees is Anti-corruption that includes misuse, diversion, embezzlement of public funds; stealing of public assets; nepotism in the recruitment of public servants and award of tenders and others.
09:19
09:19

Land Commission Chair Unveils Rot in Compensation Ministry of Lands 1 6

But Byenkya objected to the payments saying that most of the said people have either been paid, are exaggerated, and some of them are non-existent. On Thursday, she unpacked files of the said landowners pointing out inconsistencies and irregularities in each of them. Byenkya said that some people have already been paid, others are exaggerating their property rates, while in some cases, the government is paying for hot air.
18:07
18:07

Magufuli Tribute: MPs Task Gov’t on Corruption, Cost of Administration 7 1

The legislators were this afternoon debating a motion moved by Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda for a resolution of parliament to pay tribute to the late President of the United Republic of Tanzania, John Pombe Joseph Magufuli for his dedicated service to the country and the East African region.
12:06
12:06

Speaker Warns MPs Against Individually Engaging Agencies Using Parliament's Name parliament business 1 1

Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has warned members of Parliament against engaging agencies in their individual capacity on matters that should be handled by Parliament.
23:56
23:56

URA Commissioner General Pledges to Uproot Corruption revenue 2 1

The commitment came after committee members tasked Musinguzi on how he is dealing with the highly connected and sophisticated theft and corruption in URA. A number of them said that the Authority was failing to perform due to high levels of corruption.
22:42
22:42

Minister Magyezi Decries High Corruption Levels in Local Gov't Anti corruption 1 2

The Minister for Local Government Raphael Magyezi has said his office is determined to fight cases of corruption which is overwhelming in the local Government.
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15:40

IMF Sets Tough Terms For Emergence Loan to Uganda corruption 1

In a Zoom discussion with business reporters on Thursday, Maria Clara, the IMF country director for Uganda, said Kampala had promised to spend the money prudently but the Fund put conditions for its use. Corruption is still a prominent feature in Uganda, explaining why donors want to keenly see where their funds are spent.
18:11
18:11

Research: Ugandan Officials Might Have Hidden UGX 267bn Aid Money World Bank 1 Top story

In East Africa, Tanzania was also studied and researchers found at least $145m had been hidden by its elites. Researchers concluded that this was because politicians, elites and their cronies got access to aid money and instead of using it to work on projects that developed their countries, they hid it away for personal use.
17:28
17:28

Corruption Fight: Katikkiro Appeals to Museveni Over Top Government Officials 1 3

Mayiga says there is need for the President to bring to book top corrupt government officials who seem to be untouchable. He observed that the NRM government has for the past 34 years devised ways to apprehend the corrupt but Ugandans are yet to be convinced by the results.
12:32
12:32

Courts Incapable of Enforcing Human Rights –Law Don parliament 4 4

According to Dr Tusasirwe, the courts were initially not designed as rights enforcement mechanisms but as instruments of law and order and regulation of transactions such as business, land and marriage among others. He argues that in their current state, courts look at enforcement of rights as a secondary role.
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Without Attitude Change, Fight Against Corruption is Just a Show -Oulanyah Anti corruption 1 3 Top story

In a place filled with top government officials, Oulanyah said that Ugandans are all guilty of abetting corruption, and called for internal reflection from everyone in order to stem corruption out of the country. Amidst cheers from the crowd, Oulanyah said it was time to stop the pretence and stop being corrupt.
19:30
19:30

IG Urges Gov’t to Strengthen Local Complaint Mechanisms in Corruption Fight anti corruption 3 1

Bamugemereire says that 50 per cent of the complaints recorded by the Inspectorate of Government are matters concerning irregularities in recruitment for jobs and failure to pay pension and salaries, among others, which can be handled at the local level.
11:37
11:37

Ugandans to Nominate Public Servants for Integrity Award public service 2 1

The campaign leading to the National Integrity Awards is targeting individuals who exhibit acts of integrity, honesty, moral value. These may include, among others, people whose actions help the government to save money, that would otherwise have been lost, those who report issues of corruption and those helping people at the lowest levels.
19:08
19:08

Judicial Service Commission PS Dr Rose Nassali Interdicted financial loss 1

Nassali was charged before the Anti-Corruption Court in August this year, for abuse of office and causing financial loss to the government after reportedly paying 33 million Shillings arbitrarily to AH Consulting Limited in the financial year 2014/2015.
18:26
18:26

IG Working Closely With State House Anti-Corruption Unit-Justice Mulyagonja 1 4

Justice Irene Mulyagonja, the Inspector General of Government (IGG) has said that they are working closely with the newly formed State House Anti-Corruption Unit in the fight against corruption.
16:30
16:30

Kadaga to Name and Shame Corrupt Officials corruption 1 2 Top story

Kadaga said that she will not protect any corrupt leader regardless of their political affiliation adding that there should be no reason for leaders to swindle public resources.
15:08
15:08

Corruption, Land Grabbing Big Problems For Uganda -Bishop Luwalira christmas 6 1

The Bishop of Namirembe Diocese Rt. Rev. Wilberforce Kityo Luwalira has warned that corruption and other vices like land grabbing are to drown the country.
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16:24

Museveni to Investors: Don't Give Bribes to Gov't Officials president museveni 3 1

Museveni told Chinese investors in the country to report bureaucrats who ask for bribes to Chinese ambassador in Uganda who can in-turn tip the president to deal with bribe them.
07:28
07:28

Corruption Frustrating U.S. Investors in Uganda – Amb. Malac

Ambassador Malac said that Uganda needs to establish conditions that will better attract investment adding that money that is lost in the corruption chain could be used for building schools, improving healthcare, and fostering economic growth.
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